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Origin of sober-minded

First recorded in 1525–35
Related formsso·ber-mind·ed·ness, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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  • Especially is this so with thoughtful, sober-minded boys like the young Napoleon.

  • We have a custom at Dohnavur which perplexes the sober-minded.

    Lotus Buds

    Amy Carmichael

  • You're a sober-minded scholar, so you start digging in the ruins.

    The Man the Martians Made

    Frank Belknap Long

  • I might have guessed what would be the result of introducing you to sober-minded people.

  • Why, you deserve the censure of all sober-minded, rational people.